You can refer yourself, or you can get a referral from your doctor, to become a patient in the Hand and Upper Extremity Transplant Program.
You may choose a distance screening option, where a surgeon will assess your initial suitability for the Hand and Upper Extremity Transplant Program over the phone.
If you are interested in distance screening, please call 416 603 5455 and leave your name and number. A surgeon will contact you to discuss your suitability for the program.
If you referred yourself to the Hand and Upper Extremity Transplant Program, we will contact you directly, within a few weeks, with an appointment time.
Otherwise, the doctor who referred you to our program will contact you with your appointment time. Call your doctor's office if you do not receive information about your appointment within a few weeks.
Your doctor can get all the referral information they need in our guide for referring physicians.
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